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MS002 B02 F01-F54 - Ships E-I

Protests and claims, for losses to ships and cargo, from the United States, Havana, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Demerary, and other countries. Includes correspondence from captains and owners, bills, receipts, and accounts. Arranged alphabetically by ship’s name. Box 2 F1: Edward (Schooner), 1805-6. List of expenses for repairs on vessel. Ebenezer Rowe, Benjamin Swett. F2: Elisha (Brig), 1817-1821. Claims for losses sustained in storms in passage from Cadiz to Portsmouth and Hamburg to Charleston. Ship condemned. Elisha Hill, jr. F3: Eliza (Ship), 1806-1807, nd. Statement of loss and request for insurance rates on the Eliza. James Sheafe; Nath. A. Haven; Eliphalet Ladd; Seth

MS002 B04 F01-F52 - Ships O-S

Protests and claims for losses to ships and cargo, from the United States, Havana, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Demerary, and other countries. Includes correspondence from captains and owners, bills, receipts, and accounts. Arranged alphabetically by ship’s name. Box 4 F1: Ohio (Brig), 1811-1815. Correspondence concerning insurance coverage in Jamaica. William Hoseason. William Banks. George Sinclair, jr. Nathaniel A. Haven. Edward J. Long. Asa Freeman. F2.: Olive (Brig), 1804-1805. Damaged by gales in passage from Portsmouth to Cadiz. Joseph Stoodley. Joseph Goody. John James. John Marden. William Racklif. William Carpenter. Joseph Rubison. Long and Hamilton. F3: Olive (S

MS042 - Court of Common Pleas (Rockingham County) Records, 1782-ca. 1845 (Ms. #42).

This material primarily consist of court cases, including debts, or complaints alleging assaults or stolen property. There is a letter written by attorney Nathaniel A. Haven of Portsmouth NH on July 28, 1821, concerning a legal case. There is also one written by a Portsmouth town official on February 24, 1790, requesting the court force two African Americans to leave the town because they were branded as "vagabonds." All the cases were heard either in the dwelling house or the office of a specific justice. Many of the cases were heard by Nathaniel Adams, who was the first President of the Portsmouth Athenaeum. Related Collections S737 Bound Volume of Nathaniel Adams Court Cases at the P

S0638 - Papers, 1768-1832. (Acces. #S-638).

Invoices (1783-1804) relating to goods imported from London, including names of ships and shipmasters; ledger (1768-1798) of accounts with individuals in Portsmouth, Newmarket, and Dover, N.H., and Boston, Mass.; and daybook (1821-1832) of accounts.

S1223a - Mark Laighton Day Book

Account book was kept between 1804 and 1813. The handwriting changes several times, suggesting several people were keeping the records over the time period. The book is part of a three volume set presumed to be owned by Mark Laighton, a mast and block maker, who also invented the roller block. Entries include various specialized ship elements, such as spars, blocks, and tackles. Sometimes the records list ship work by the owner or captain of the ship, later around 1807, the entries are for individuals ships. The entries also show that the keeper of the book was being paid with rum, tea, coffee and dry goods and he then sold the items, which is also recorded. In addition to ship wor